The 80s sitcom star recently admitted publicly she is in a relationship with a woman.
New York (WiredPRNews.com) – Former sitcom star Meredith Baxter recently revealed that she is gay. As reported by Access Hollywood, the former star of the popular 80s television show “Family Ties” came out publicly during an interview with NBC’s “Today” show host Matt Lauer on Wednesday.
Baxter is quoted as stating on the program of realizing she is a lesbian, “I got involved with someone I never expected to get involved with and it was that kind of awakening and I never fought it because it was like, ‘Oh! I understand why I had the issues I had early in my life.”
She is further quoted as stating of her family’s reaction to the news, “I said, ‘I think I’m gay.’ My oldest boy said, ‘I knew’… “[They] are just very loving and supportive… The support from my family and anyone close to me has been so immediate and unqualified. I’ve really been blessed.”
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